Comparison of rental car prices and car rental from several businesses in the town Bochum in Germany. Find the best prices for rental cars. It always pays off to compare before you book, in some smaller communities local companies can have very competitive prices.
Buchbinder on Alleestraße 32, Avis on Alleestraße 50, Enterprise on Poststraße 1, Sixt on Kurt Schumacher Platz 15, Thrifty on Wiemannskamp 7, Hertz on Wiemannskamp 7, Europcar on Db Reisezentrum Kurt Schumacher Platz 15, Budget Deutschland on Alleestraße 50, Sixt on Nordring 81, Europcar on Alleestraße 53 are the companies we compare near Bochum to find the best price. We have an easy and safe online booking of rental cars. Car rental where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. Search and choose destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. Rental cars at Bochum’s train stations (Castrop Rauxel Hbf, Boyer Straße, Dortmund Bövinghausen, Bochum Hauptbahnhof, Dortmund Dorstfeld, Dortmund Marten, Dortmund Mengede and Bochum Dahlhausen) travel center and airports like Essen Mülheim Airport 21 km (13 mi), Dortmund Wickede Airport 28 km (17 mi), Düsseldorf International Airport 38 km (24 mi), Düsseldorf Mönchengladbach Airport 57 km (35 mi) and Cologne Bonn Konrad Adenauer Airport 67 km (42 mi), QBO.
Information about Bochum
Bochum is a town in the municipality Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia state, Germany. Is a locality in the area. 6th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 17th largest town/district in Germany. Larger neighboring cities/communities are Cologne (c. 963,400 pop), Essen (c. 593,100 pop), Dortmund (c. 588,500 pop) and Düsseldorf (c. 573,100 pop). Small villages, communities and suburbs nearby are Klein Reken, Porz am Rhein, Marienheide, Hünxe, Schermbeck, Sendenhorst, Velen, Hamme, Grumme, Altenbochum and Hofstede. With a population of 385,700 (2018) within its administrative limits. The town/city is located about 102 MASL (335 ft). Regardless of how long you are staying the town there are things to experience and do. Nearby bus stops and bus stations are Burgaltendorf Burgruine, Essen Fernbusbahnhof (Essen Bus station ZOB), An der Palmweide, Germania, Castrop Münsterplatz, Hattingen Mitte, Herten Mitte and Essen Hbf. Subway (metro) stations in the city are Bergwerk Consolidation. Get some tips on local companies in Regierungsbezirk Arnsberg.
Sights, Activities and Attractions
Recommendations and tips on activities, experiences, museums, attractions, events, places and destinations in Bochum you can visit during your stay in the town can be found here. Hardenstein Castle (Fort and castle Hardenstein), Castle Ruins Neue Isenburg, Fort and castle Blankenstein, Bruchtorturm, Adelssitz Weitmar and Fort and castle Isenberg are new as well as old beautiful castles to see and they are located in the town center. Altes Bahngebäude, Old Verladeanlage der Zeche Lothringen and Abtritt are interesting ruins of old buildings and objects. Want to watch a game or sports, maybe go to a concert? Close to the city are Vonovia Ruhrstadion. Maybe see a local game of football?
Museums and art galleries in Bochum that could be interesting are Museum Kemnade Bienen, Stadtarchiv, Deutsches Bergbau Museum, Privatbrauerei Moritz Fiege Museum and Art Museum Bochum. Do you want to do some shopping? The large malls in the city are e.g. City Point, Einkaufszentrum Große Voede and Drehscheibe. Swimming and sun bathing on the beach? You can do that on Stranddeck and Stadthafen. Take a trip with your car and make a visit! Exciting antiquities, cultural heritage, ancient relics and older buildings that could be worth seeing are, Castle Ruins Vittinghoff, Ehem Haus Holtey, Fort and castle Isenberg Isenburg and Burial mound Hattingen Holthausen. See local history and ancient monuments?
Are you going on a golf trip and looking for golf courses? The golf courses, Bochumer Golf Club e V 7 km (4 mi), Ruhr Golf 7 km (5 mi), Golfclub Schloss Westerholt e V 15 km (9 mi), Red Golf Gelsenkirchen 14 km (9 mi), Minigolf 9 km (6 mi), Gelsenkirchener Golfclub Haus Leythe e V 12 km (8 mi), Driving Range 9 km (6 mi) and Golf Club Castrop Rauxel 11 km (7 mi), are located close to the city.
Theme Parks, Animal Parks, Zoo and Water Parks
Looking for activities and experiences with the kids? Schloss Beck are water parks, amusement parks, or theme parks. Looking at exotic animals? Zoos, aquarium, tropicarium, terrarium, tropical house and animal parks located near Bochum are Eulenvolieren, Bergerhof, Arche Park Tiergehege Witthausbusch Kleintierzoo, Arche Park Tiergehege Witthausbusch Wildgatter.
Viewpoints, Parks and Gardens
Fascinating parks and gardens in the central parts of the city are Dahliengarten and Gemeinschaftsgarten Bochum Alsengarten. Do you want to see the views? Observation tower Bergehalde Pluto Wilhelm, Aussichtshügel Akademie Mont Cenis, Viewing platform, Viewpoint am Hallo and Panoramic Viewpoint Dilldorf are observation points in the central parts of town. Relaxing and beautiful green areas, parks and plantings worth seeing are Appolonia Pfaus Park, Goerdtpark, Alsengarten, Geologischer Garden, Bergbaumuseum and Alsengarten Hochbeetfläche HdB.
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Frequently asked questions about renting a car & car rental in Bochum
Which car rental companies are near or in Bochum?
There are over 10 car rental companies in Bochum. Car rental companies such as Thrifty on Wiemannskamp 7, Sixt on Nordring 81, Europcar on Db Reisezentrum Kurt Schumacher Platz 15, Budget Deutschland on Alleestraße 50, Avis on Alleestraße 50, Hertz on Wiemannskamp 7, Europcar on Alleestraße 53, Enterprise on Poststraße 1, Sixt on Kurt Schumacher Platz 15, Buchbinder on Alleestraße 32, etc.
Do I need a credit card for car rental in Bochum?
You can make a booking without a credit card. Note that, even if you choose to pay by debit card, you will have to provide a valid credit card in the driver’s name at the time of pick-up in Bochum, since the rental agent requires a credit card from which to take the rental deposit. Credit cards accepted for pick-up are MasterCard, Visa, and in some cases American Express.
How much does it cost to rent a car in Bochum?
Renting a car in Bochum costs from about € 58 per day and up, depending on the season and supply. Sometimes you can find a cheaper rental car depending on the season. In the majority of cases the rental price includes collision damage waiver, third party liability protection, tax, airport fee, unlimited mileage and breakdown assistance. Please note that the costs included may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. The car rental agent may also choose to ask you for a deposit or excess at the rental desk. Make sure to check the rental conditions at the time of booking.
How much does it cost to rent a car for a week in Bochum?
On average a rental car in Bochum costs € 406 per week (€ 58 per day).
How much does it cost to rent a car long term for a month in Bochum?
On average a rental car in Bochum costs € 1624 per month (€ 58 per day).
What types of car can I rent in Bochum?
The range of cars varies during the season but you can usually rent car types such as 7 seater minivan, small-medium truck-lorry, moped, cargo van, suv, medium suv, convertible, small suv, intermediate elite, special cars, electric cars, minibus, fullsize cars, minivan, economy cars, 5 seater minivan, compact elite, mini elite, luxury elite, standard cars, exotic cars, hybrid cars, jeep, economy elite, intermediate, estate, 9 seater minivan, fullsize elite, compact cars, premium cars, luxury cars, large truck-lorry, mini cars in Bochum.
What is the cheapest car rental company in Bochum and Germany?
In the past 14 days, the cheapest rental cars in Germany on Autoprio.com were found at Global Drive, Caro, Aznur, Buchbinder, King Rent, Hertz Dream Collection, Advantage and Global.
What is the best rental car company in Bochum and Germany?
Based on ratings and reviews on autoprio.com, the best car rental companies in Germany are Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Budget and Sixt.
How much do you charge for excess?
The excess amount depends on the car rental agent and the rented vehicle and it will be refunded within 10-28 days after the rental if there has been no damage. Cartrawler offer damage refund insurance in association with our insurance partners, which will allow you to claim for reimbursement in the event that you have been charged for collision damage or theft in Bochum. This damage refund insurance can be purchased at the time of booking.
Can I rent a car if I’m under 25 or over 75?
Yes, most car rental agents have a minimum age limit of 21 years for rentals. However, requirements may vary depending on the car rental agent and destination country. Please note that there may be additional charges if the main driver is under 25 or over 75 years old to cover the extra insurance cost. Any additional fee will be mentioned at the time of booking under summary of charges before you confirm the reservation in Bochum.
Which optional extras are available?
The availability of optional extras depends on the car rental agent in Bochum and even if they are booked online they are not guaranteed. The following extras can be booked on Autoprio.com: Additional driver, Booster seat, Child toddler seat, Infant child seat, GPS – Satellite Navigational System, Ski Rack, Snow Chain Set, Snow Tyres, Wi-Fi Access, Luggage / Roof Rack. Please note that most of the optional extras are not included in the rental price and can be purchased at the time of booking or at the rental desk. The cost of the optional extras are displayed at time of booking in the Rental Conditions.
Which additional charges could apply?
Please note that each car rental agent has its own policy on additional charges which will be clearly stated in the rental conditions at the time of booking. Generally, additional charges may be applied for: out-of-hours pick-up/drop-off, border crossing, one-way rentals, young drivers or senior drivers and winter tyres. Any additional charges will need to be paid directly at the rental desk in the local currency in Bochum.
Car rental companies in Bochum, Germany
We compare these companies in Bochum or in the region, Payless, Global Drive, Hertz Dream Collection, Global, Avis, Advantage, Enterprise, Dollar, Firefly, Thrifty, Aznur, Keddy By Europcar, Europcar, InterRent, Hertz, Caro, Flizzr, Alamo, Buchbinder, Sixt, National, King Rent and Budget. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Cologne-Bonn Airport, Dortmund Airport, Düsseldorf Airport and Münster Osnabrück Airport. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.